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Washington Post Feb 28, 2015

Nats Journal: Is the Nationals’ lineup too right-handed?

One of the biggest effects of allowing Adam LaRoche to leave via free agency and giving first base to Ryan Zimmerman is the impact on the lineup. The Nationals ranked 10th in the majors last season in OPS (.709) against right-handed pitching and seventh with a .738 OPS against left-handed pitching. But now, Denard Span and Bryce Harper will be the lone left-handers in the everyday lineup, with Harper as the lone southpaw power threat.Read full article >>
CSN Washington Feb 27, 2015

Nats sing Happy Birthday to Denard Span, with bonus Danny Espinosa videobomb

Denard Span turned 31 on Friday, and his Nationals teammates sang the classic Happy Birthday song in his honor. Watch the video here, with a bonus appearance of Danny Espinosa's mustache towards the end.
Washington Post Feb 25, 2015

Nats Journal: All Nationals players have reported, plus injury updates and notes

Nationals position players had their physicals Wednesday, and everyone passed without incident. Those who had yet to make appearances — Wilmer Difo, Yunel Escobar, Bryce Harper and Jayson Werth — made them. Harper took batting practice in a group with Ian Desmond, Anthony Rendon, and Denard Span. A day before the first official full-squad workout, all the 2015 Washington Nationals were present and accounted for, according to manager Matt Williams.Read full article >>

All Nationals players have reported, plus injury updates and notes

Nationals position players had their physicals Wednesday, and everyone passed without incident. Those who had yet to make appearances — Wilmer Difo, Yunel Escobar, Bryce Harper and Jayson Werth — made them. Harper took batting practice in a group with Ian Desmond, Anthony Rendon, and Denard Span. A day before the first official full-squad workout, all the 2015 […]
Washington Post Feb 22, 2015

Nats Journal: Denard Span on sports hernia surgery recovery, his goals and walk year

Denard Span reported to Nationals spring training on Sunday morning, the second of the team’s everyday position players to arrive. (Wilson Ramos reported on Thursday with pitchers and catchers.) Span drove across the state from his native Tampa, ready to begin his third season with the Nationals.Read full article >>

Denard Span on sports hernia surgery recovery, his goals and walk year

Denard Span reported to Nationals spring training on Sunday morning, the second of the team’s everyday position players to arrive. (Wilson Ramos reported on Thursday with pitchers and catchers.) Span drove across the state from his native Tampa, ready to begin his third season with the Nationals. Span, 30, isn’t shy about setting grand goals for […]
CSN Washington Feb 14, 2015

Nats' CF Denard Span reviews '50 Shades of Grey'

Denard Span saw the most talked about movie in America on Friday night with his fianceé and reported on the women-to-men ratio in the theater he saw it at.

Nationals Player News

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    Max Scherzer

    Max Scherzer throws live batting practice, plus other notes

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    Jayson Werth

    DC Sports Bog: Danny Espinosa’s mustache, Jayson Werth’s haunting stare of death highlight Nationals picture day

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    Jordan Zimmermann

    Nats Journal: Doug Fister, Jordan Zimmermann throw live BP, and other notes

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    Stephen Strasburg

    VIDEO: Stephen Strasburg 1-on-1

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    Aaron Barrett

    Past failures drive Barrett to want ball in big spots again

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    Bryce Harper

    DC Sports Bog: Bryce Harper jersey makes ‘House of Cards’ cameo

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    Ryan Zimmerman

    Zim getting used to working with fellow infielders

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    Doug Fister

    Injury updates, Matt Williams’s thoughts, and other observations from Day 2 in Viera

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    Danny Espinosa

    Danny Espinosa on hitting right-handed during spring training

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    Gio Gonzalez

    Washington Nationals’ left-hander Gio Gonzalez aims to keep emotions in check